Eileen's great grand father was Myles McPadden who was born in Drumkeeran Co Leitrim in about 1829. He went to Australia and then New Zealand in about 1863. Myles died in 1913 and left 50 pounds to his sister Bridget McParland of Co Leitrim. Myles had a niece Mary Caufield(nee McPadden)who was living in New York City at 348W 18th Street in 1950. Her husband who was a soldier in World War 1 died in about 1940. She had a cousin Anne Aherne who was living in Brooklyn, New York City in 1950. Myles married in New Zealand and had 10 children:James 1874, Mary 1876, Mary Sarah 1877, Bridget 1878, Myles 1880, Catherine 1881, John 1883, Edward 1884, Winifred 1885 and Ann 1889.